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About Traineeships

Saturday, 29 June 2019

About Traineeships


General Information About Traineeships?


Traineeship is a programme of structured training which combines learning in an education and training setting and in the workplace aiming to improve recruitment and employment outcomes for participants and increase retention and productivity within industry.

Traineeship gives participants the opportunity to develop cutting edge skills and knowledge on-the-job, making them more skilled, more employable and enhancing their career options and enables employers to access a pipeline of talent and learners.

  • They respond to an identified industry skills need
  • Lead to an award at NFQ Levels 4-6, or equivalent
  • Are between 6-20 months in duration
  • Have at least 30% of learning on-the-job
  • Combine transversal and technical skills development
  • Are designed for flexible delivery - online, face to face, blended learning
  • Provide open access to prospective trainees, unemployed people may be eligible for income support

Who is eligible?


Traineeships are open to all potential participants, of all ages and backgrounds, and are free of charge to participants. Trainees may include school leavers, older learners, those in employment and those who are unemployed.
People who are unemployed may be eligible for a training allowance or income support for the duration of their training.  Some traineeships offer employer bursaries 

How to apply?



Complete and return an application form to training@cmetb.ie or via post to Recruitment Office, FET Campus, Cavan and Monaghan ETB, Dublin Road, Cavan, Co. Cavan, H12 FW53.

For more information 
Tel: 049 4353923
Mob: 0876793462


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